Voting: who can vote & what is the procedure?
This year, students can vote for the University Council and the Faculty Councils and employees can vote for the University Council, the Faculty Councils and the Divison Committees. The elections are held electronically. Everyone who is entitled to vote will receive an e-mail at his or her Tilburg University e-mail address with a link to the voting application. Students can vote from April 12 09:00 hrs up to and including April 14 16:00 hrs, 2022. Employees can vote from April 11 09:00 hrs up to and including April 14 16:00 hrs, 2022.
Are you entitled to vote?
An electoral roll is determined for every election. Everyone who is entitled to vote is listed on the Electoral roll. The Electoral roll is set to a specific date. For the upcoming elections (April 2022) the electoral roll is set for February 3rd. You may inspect the roll to see if your name is featured. You can consult the roll by sending a message to firstname.lastname@example.org. If you were registered as a student or an employee on February 3rd you will be eligible to vote. If you are entitled to vote, you may also put your name forward as a candidate for the participatory councils for which you have a right to vote. In these elections, the students will be elected for the University Council and the Faculty Councils and the employees for the University Council, the Faculty Councils and the Division Committees.
What to vote for?
- University Council
- Faculty Councils
- Division Committees
More information will be published online as soon as possible. All students and employees receive an e-mail with a link to the voting application.
What is the voting procedure?
The elections are held electronically. When the elections actually start, everyone who is entitled to vote will receive an e-mail at his or her Tilburg University e-mail address. You can read this message outside Tilburg University via webmail.
The e-mail will contain a link to the voting application. You log in with your user name and password; then you can cast your vote. You may only cast 1 vote per Council. Once you have cast your vote, you cannot change it in any way.